Development & Sustainability

Development & Sustainability Department partners with our customers and citizens to promote and maintain quality development and a sustainable community.

Environmental & Sustainability
Environmental & Sustainability ensures that residents of the City of Mesa are provided with a clean, safe and environmentally sound community. We promote sustainable development and the use of renewable resources, and oversee that City operations comply with environmental regulations.

 


Planning

Long Range Planning - The staff in this area work with elected officials, appointed boards, and citizens to develop long range plans for the growth and development of the community and for sub areas of the community.

Entitlement Services - The staff in this area work with applicants to process rezonings, site plans, use permits, variances and plats to prepare property for development in accordance with the City's General Plan.  This group also processes annexations and administers the historic preservation program.

 
Development Planning

Coordination of Transportation/Utility/Engineering requirements for Project development.

 
Construction Plan Review

Plan Review services are provided for land development activities.  The Plans Examiners provide comprehensive and detailed examinations of the submittals for development permits.  Projects are reviewed for compliance and conformance to City ordinances, regulations, policies and the adopted life safety codes.

 
Construction Permits

Permit Services issues "building permits" for construction on private property and "Right of Way" permits for the construction or modification of the public infrastructure.

 

Construction Inspections

Inspection Services is responsible for inspecting new and existing construction, buildings and structures for compliance with federal, state, and local code and ordinance requirements as well as conformance to approved plans and issued permits.  Inspection Services inspects new and existing buildings and appurtenances in the process of construction with building, electrical, plumbing, mechanical, fire and zoning codes.

 
Code Compliance

Code Compliance is responsible for the enforcement of the Public Nuisances, Property Maintenance and Neighborhood Preservation Ordinance; the Zoning Ordinance; and the Sign Ordinance.  These ordinances protect the public safety and welfare and preserve property value.

 

OFFICE HOURS
7:00am to 6:00pm, M-TH

PHONE

(480) 644-4273

CLOSED FRIDAYS AND HOLIDAYS

LOCATION
55 N. Center St.
Mesa, AZ  85201

480-644-4273

Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 1466
Mesa, AZ  85201

 

Christine Zielonka

Christine Zielonka, Director

Phone: 480-644-3833

Email: Christine Zielonka

 

DSD Newsletter
Spring 2013

Property Look-Up

To check status of a construction permit, planning case, or complaint:  E-Services

 

Look up site information:

I-Maps

Documents, Forms & Checklists

Document Retrieval


Schedule of Fees and Charges:

Development Services
Environmental & Sustainability
Planning


Impact Fees Statement of
Revenue FY 2011-2012


Impact Fees Statement of Revenue FY 2010-2011

Registrar of Contractors